Mark Pawsey

MP, Rugby

Rugby Conservative

Mark Pawsey campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Mark Pawsey’s voting in Parliament

Mark Pawsey is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

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  • Mark Pawsey generally voted against new high speed rail infrastructure, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Mark Pawsey has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Public Bill Committee: Higher Education and Research Bill: The Fee Limit 15 Sep 2016

    Does the hon. Gentleman accept that the ability to increase fees based on improving excellence is a massive incentive for institutions to do exactly that, by putting on better courses?
  • Public Bill Committee: Higher Education and Research Bill: Proportionate conditions 13 Sep 2016

    The Minister is talking about risk-based regulation, but we heard in our evidence sessions—forgive me, I cannot remember where the point came from—that if we always look at the bad, and if regulators do not look at the good, we will not be familiar with what good looks like. Is the Minister satisfied that the risk-based regulation means that that will be identified?
  • Schools that Work for Everyone 12 Sep 2016

    Rugby has three outstanding grammar schools, and parents will be delighted that they are able to expand. The very fact of their excellence means that bright youngsters from towns and cities outside Rugby apply for and are allocated places at them, some of which might otherwise go to Rugby children. Does the Secretary of State join me in welcoming the fact that not only will the development of...

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Conservative MP for Rugby

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department of Health
  • Health
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Public Data Corporation
  • Home Education
  • Plastics: Packaging
  • Mental Health Services: West Midlands
  • Road Safety

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (29 Nov 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 56 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Mark Pawsey’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 10 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 92.26% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 2 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 168 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Sep 2016.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: JTI UK
Address of donor: Members Hill, Brooklands Road, Weybridge KT13 0QU

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Rugby World Cup match day hospitality; value £1,650 (including ticket £315)

Date received: 28 September 2015

Date accepted: 3 October 2015

Donor status: company, registration 01501573

(Registered 14 October 2015)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Saudi Arabia)
Address of donor: c/o Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia, 30-32 Charles Street, London, W1J 5DZ

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation, value £2,888

Destination: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Date of visit: 16-19 February 2016

Purpose of visit: Parliamentary delegation to meet with members of the Shura Council, Government Ministers, human rights groups, NGOs and the University to further understanding of the Kingdom and its latest developments.

(Registered 04 March 2016)
Name of donor: All Party Parliamentary China Group (with sponsorship from John Swire & Sons, HSBC, City of London, Cambridge Assessment, and Arup)
Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value):

economy class flights (international and domestic) £2,098.33, accommodation £488.29; domestic transport £142.65; food and drink £105.78; meeting and hospitality expenses (inc. interpretation, venue hire) £123.02; total £2,958.07

Destination of visit: China (Chengdu and Kunmig)

Date of visit: 30 May - 4 June 2016

Purpose of visit: To maintain and strengthen relations between the UK Parliament and the National People's Congress of China; support British Businesses operating in China; and deepen the knowledge of parliamentarians of China.

(Registered 07 June 2016)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Commercial property in Rugby: (i) and (ii). (Registered 04 December 2014)

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